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Covington in Kenton County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Spanish-American War Monument

 
 
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By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 30, 2021
1. Spanish-American War Monument
Inscription.  
"You triumphed over obstacles
which would have overcome men
less brave and determined."
— President McKinley

Erected in honor of
the veterans of the Spanish-American War
by
Grafton W. Reed Aux. No. 9 — U. S. W. V.
May 30, 1937

 
Erected 1937 by Grafton W. Reed Auxiliary No. 9, United Spanish War Veterans.
 
Topics. This memorial monument is listed in this topic list: War, Spanish-American.
 
Location. 39° 4.41′ N, 84° 30.882′ W. Marker is in Covington, Kentucky, in Kenton County. Memorial is on Lindren Grove Cemetery, on the left when traveling west. Marker is east of the traffic circle along the cemetery's main road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 West 13th Street, Covington KY 41011, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. GAR Monument (here, next to this marker); SFC Clotus O. Farris (here, next to this marker); Sons of Union Veterans Monument (here, next to this marker); Veteran's Monument (within shouting
Spanish-American War Monument image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 30, 2021
2. Spanish-American War Monument
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distance of this marker); Linden Grove Cemetery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sandford House / Western Baptist Theological Institute (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. John the Evangelist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); John G. Carlisle (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 3, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 3, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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